The Art of Living Longer: Surviving a Hospital Stay

Jun. 13, 2018 by

The surgery was unavoidable. Two disks in my lumbar spine were compressing the nerve that controls the quadricept muscle in my right leg and I could no longer lift my

The Art of Living Longer: What is Old?

May. 17, 2017 by

by Anne Goldberg, The Savvy Senior It astounds me as to how many of my peers feel old.  I don’t relate to that at all.  In fact, I recently celebrated

Awareness vs Mindfulness – What’s It All About?

Mar. 1, 2017 by

Does this sound familiar?  You get out of your car with your keys in your hand, pick up the mail, open the front door and then put everything down because

The Art of Living Longer: Embracing Change

Oct. 1, 2016 by

by Anne Goldberg, The Savvy Senior Most of us fear change.  It seems to be a very normal reaction to life.  The irony is that change, like death and taxes,

The Art of Living Longer: Sugar, Diabetes & Dementia

Sep. 21, 2016 by

Irrespective of the changing laws surrounding medical marijuana, there is still a preponderance of people who don’t now, and never will, use these drugs.  The idea of using drugs is

The Art of Living Longer – Latest Trends for Seniors by Anne Goldberg, The Savvy Senior

Aug. 26, 2016 by

August 26, 2016 The latest health newsletter from Harvard highlights three “trends worth tapping into.” They go on to say these three trends “fall into the ‘beneficial’ category” and are: 

The Art of Living Longer: You Are What You Eat! by Anne Goldberg, The Savvy Senior

Aug. 24, 2016 by

The new norm with regards to nutrition seems to be the ages-old wisdom of Hippocrates: “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” The Harvard Medical school newsletter,

The Art of Living Longer: Why Hold Back? by Anne Goldberg, The Savvy Senior

Aug. 4, 2016 by

It’s hard to avoid the news these days. With the turmoil of the world, the arbitrariness of suffering is scary. In point of fact, we are more likely to get

The Art of Living Longer: The Science of Learning by Anne Goldberg, The Savvy Senior

Jul. 11, 2016 by

Many seniors believe that they can’t really learn new things… a new language, a new habit or some hobby or game. This thought stops them from challenging themselves cognitively and

What is The Art of Living Longer? by Anne Goldberg, The Savvy Senior

Jun. 13, 2016 by

Life is diverse. Each millisecond is filled with sound, texture, color, movement and emotions – trauma, love, joy and sorrow – and all of these things come at us, sometimes